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Wednesday 29th May : STP Seminar – Microscopic description of Schwarzschild black hole from quantum field theory

Title: Microscopic description of Schwarzschild black hole from quantum field theory Speaker: Prof. Masanori Hanada (Kyoto University) Abstract: The gauge/gravity duality relates black hole and QFT. In particular, the ‘small black hole’ in AdS5*S5, which is essentially the Schwarzschild… Read More

Wednesday 29th May : STP Seminar – Microscopic description of Schwarzschild black hole from quantum field theory

Title: Microscopic description of Schwarzschild black hole from quantum field theory Speaker: Prof. Masanori Hanada (Kyoto University) Abstract: The gauge/gravity duality relates black hole and QFT. In particular, the ‘small black hole’ in AdS5*S5, which is essentially the… Read More

Thursday 16th May : STP Seminar – Morse theory & the moduli space of flat connections

Title: Morse theory & the moduli space of flat connections Speaker: Prof. Paul Feehan (Rutgers, New Jersey) Abstract: We shall discuss a variety of results related to Morse (or Morse-Bott) theory for the Yang-Mills energy function on a… Read More

Dr. Masanori Hanada

Affiliation: University of Southampton/Keio University Visiting Dates: 20 – 31 May 2019 Seminar: 29 May 2019

2019-04-24, 15:00 Prof. Jonathan Tan (Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden)

Prof. Jonathan Tan Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden A Light in the Dark – Massive Star Birth Through Cosmic Time Abstract: Massive stars have played a dominant role in shaping our universe since its earliest times, but there… Read More

Bergin Fellowship in Celtic Studies

The Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies wishes to appoint a promising early-stage researcher to a five-year Bergin Fellowship in the School of Celtic Studies. Candidates should hold a doctorate and should have a record of outstanding research experience… Read More

DIAS Summer Studentships — Celtic Studies

As part of the DIAS Summer Studentships programme in 2019, DIAS School of Celtic Studies is able to offer some Summer Studentships. The DIAS School of Celtic Studies undertakes research in the broad field of the Celtic Languages… Read More

Dr. Stefan Adams

Affiliation: University of Warwick Visiting Dates: 19 – 22 May 2019 Seminar: 21 May 2019

What is Life?’ lecture series returns to Dublin after 75 years

The Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies (DIAS) has announced details of a public lecture series exploring the famous question – ‘What is Life?’ – which was famously considered by Professor Erwin Schrödinger in 1943. An expert from each… Read More

Conference: ‘To frighten off the rude and ignorant’?

Intentional obscuritas in Irish and Welsh literature (650–1650) Friday 24th and Saturday 25th May 2019. Registration now open See the full programme. (Updated 2019-05-01)